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Toward Sustainability for Missouri ForestsAuthor(s): Susan L Flader
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NC-239. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station. 251 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionReviews the nature and history of Missouri forests, private and public, and considers the status and prospects for ecological, watershed, and socioeconomic sustainability, and sustainable balance among timber growth, non-timber resources, harvest, and consumption. Discusses sustainable silviculture, including Pioneer Forest, and trends in demands, citizen attitudes, and policy development, with a case study on chip mills.
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CitationFlader, Susan L. 2004. Toward Sustainability for Missouri Forests. Gen. Tech. Rep. NC-239. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station. 251 p.
KeywordsEcology, silviculture, Ozarks, history, policy, Pioneer Forest, chip mills
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- Non-timber forest products in sustainable forest management
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